Forbidden Fruit: Love Stories from the Underground Railroad
- Publish Date: 2005-08-15
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Betty DeRamus
Veteran journalist and Pulitzer Prize finalist Betty DeRamus offers a rich collection of fascinating, largely untold slave-era stories of ordinary men and women who took extraordinary measures, risking life and limb to be together. In these remarkable tales, couples face mobs, bloodhounds, bounty hunters and bullets to defy the system that allowed slave masters to breed and sell people like cattle.